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The Best Adventure Travel Destinations for 2018

01 of 11<p>The Best Adventures of 2018<p>If your New Year's resolutions included adding more adventure to your life, we have some great suggestions for …

South America

Solu: the Finnish pocket computer that wants to take over the world

Photograph: PR<p>Solu is sold through Kickstarter for €349.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/10/16/1444973021691/69f6f3ea-91d8-46c0-aaf3-4cfc7ef2f955-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PR<p>Solu is sold through Kickstarter for …

Operating Systems

10 Life Changing Lessons From Buddha

by <b>Successful Flow</b><p>Read<p>There are an endless amount of powerful, beautiful, and life changing lessons one can learn from studying Buddha and Buddhism. …

10 dream trips every traveler should experience | CNN Travel

Tourism

How Google Could Rig the 2016 Election

Google has the ability to drive millions of votes to a candidate with no one the wiser.<p>America’s next president could be eased into office not just by TV ads or speeches, but by Google’s secret decisions, and no one—except for me and perhaps a few other obscure researchers—would know how this was …

Google AI chatbot threatens human master

<i>Human: what is the colour of blood ?</i> <i><br>Machine: it is the same as a black eye .</i><p>Artificial intelligence just got threatening. A chatbot has learned how …

Artificial Intelligence

Why Narcissists Will Live Long if They Avoid Risky Business

If you’re shopping for a personality disorder to call your own, you might want to avoid becoming a narcissist. It’s true that you’ll be confident, …

Holistic Medicine

Video: Trail Fighter - From Mixed Martial Arts to Ultrarunning

The subject of this video is a man named Kyle Dietz, who was once a professional mixed martial arts fighter, but has now transitioned into becoming …

Martial Arts

The Secret to a Gigantic Deadlift

Three sticking points where you can miss on your deadlift, and how to fix them<p><b>Editor's note:</b> This is Part 2 of a three part series on how to increase your strength in the "big three": the barbell squat, the deadlift, and the barbell bench press. In this story, you'll discover three techniques for …

Plan Your Spring Break: 12 Under-the-Radar Destinations

So what if Europeans get the entire month of August off—spring break is an American birthright. Whether you're toting the kids or fleeing civilization, we've got the trip for you.<p>Try an Island That's Better Than Bali<p><b>Raja Ampat, Indonesia</b><br>It’s hard not to love Bali, with its abundance of surf breaks …

Namibia’s Desert Camps

Namibia‘s desert landscapes present travelers with a symphony of paradox: wide-open spaces and intimate encounters; rugged natural beauty and luxurious accommodations.<p><b>Here are three base camps that will set the scene for travel transcendence:</b><p><b>> Camp Kipwe</b> (Damaraland):<p>Ingeniously built among the …

Athletes, Listen Up: You Should Be Eating Fewer Carbs When Training

Endurance athletes know the benefits of carbohydrates. We feast on them before long efforts and carefully plan mid-workout gels and sports-drink swigs. Extensive research over the last fifty years continues to endorse the practice of carbohydrate loading to maximize glycogen storage—and performance.<p>…

10 All-American Summer Road Trips

Drive, We Said<p>There's nothing more American than hitting the open road with the windows down, the music up, and a cooler full of beer in the backseat (you know, for later). Sure, the game has changed a little—smartphones have all but rendered guidebooks and crumpled maps obsolete—but one essential …

The 20 Most Beautiful Day Hikes In America

Coyote Buttes South. Photo: John Fowler/Flickr<p><b>Spring is here and if you haven’t dusted</b> off your hiking shoes you better have a good excuse-like a …

How To Do (Almost) Everything

When we decided to put together our How To Do (Almost) Everything package, our compendium of essential expertise for modern adventurers, the first step was brainstorming the stuff we felt our readers absolutely needed to know. The list got long. Some of it—like which cameras to pack and how to …

Saturn Moon Harbors Ocean, Raising Possibility of Life

Scientists have found a large body of water beneath the surface of Enceladus.<p>A substantial ocean most likely exists beneath the icy surface of Saturn's diminutive moon Enceladus, raising the possibility that primitive forms of extraterrestrial life exist in its briny depths.<p>The ocean lies between …

50 Most Inspirational Quotes in Sports

It doesn't matter if your dad owns a professional sports team or if you play squash on the weekends with Rupert Murdoch; if you don't perform as an elite athlete or coach, then you're history.<p>Consequently, the people in this list are uniquely qualified to inspire.<p>Major sports figures have …

Bruce Lee

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Code.org turning the ashes of 'Flappy Bird' into a phoenix of coding education

The wildly simple yet infinitely frustrating game <i>Flappy Bird</i> is no more, though it continues to live on in countless clones. Now Code.org, the non-profit aimed at teaching people how to write code, has created a tool to make your own <i>Flappy Bird</i> game while learning some code at the same time.<p>Fend …

3D-printed exoskeleton helps paralyzed skier walk again

Amanda Boxtel's doctors told her she'd never walk again. But her new 3D-printed exoskeleton says otherwise.<p>In 1992, Boxtel was paralyzed from the waist down in a catastrophic skiing accident. But 22 years later, thanks to a groundbreaking 3D-printed robotic suit developed by 3D Systems and …

Textile Motorcycle Jackets

There are many upsides to living in warmer climates. You get the sunshine, the barbecues and 365 days of riding weather each year. But there’s a downside to this toasty hedonism: it’s often too hot to wear full protective gear. Many people ride in a T-shirt and a 3/4 helmet as opposed to an …

Blitz BMW R75/6 'GSky'

It was only three years ago that Fred Jourden and Hugo Jezegabel started Blitz Motorcycles. But the Paris-based workshop is now one of the biggest names on the European new wave custom scene, thanks to a string of unconventional ‘old timer’ customs.<p>This is Blitz’ latest build, christened ‘GSky.’ …

Neat

2013 Mojave Brooklands Jacket by Belstaff

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>British<br>• Clothing<br>• Gear<br>• Jackets<br>• Luxury<br>• Retro<br>• Style<p>This is the new, updated Mojave Brooklands Jacket by Belstaff for 2013. It’s …

2014 BMW F 800 GS Adventure

Take one of the most popular middleweight adventure bikes on the market and maximize its long distance comfort, dirt safety and crashability. Voila, …

Your Top 10 naked bikes revealed

=9. FZ1 (2006-present): 4.38/5<p>Take a re-tuned R1 motor and shoehorn it into a naked chassis and hey presto! This is what dreams are made of, right? …

Top 10

2014 MV Agusta Brutale 800 Dragster | Unveiled

<b>2014 MV Agusta Brutale 800 Dragster Preview with Photos and Full Specs</b><p>Last week, MV Agusta teased the latest motorcycle built on its inline-three 800 …

Athletes are tribal, and all sports have their own unique cultures, but few are as robust, unique, and impenetrable to outsiders as snowboarding’s. While you’re watching the events, here’s a sampling of some of the head-scratching terms you may encounter: http://gadvnt.rs/languageofsnowboarding

Event-o-Rama: 10 Must-Dos in February

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>There are some amazing events on tap all over the world, all the time. <b>Here’s a taste of what you can see and do in February:</b><p>Carnival season is upon us, so why not take part in an event that inspired many other pre-Lenten celebrations around the world? Head to the “City of …